Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 January 2003

370 Pages


ISBN: 9780192802194

Bookseller Code (AE)

Human Rights, Human Wrongs

Oxford Amnesty Lectures 2001

Nicholas Owen

Oxford Amnesty Lectures

  • Based on the prestigious Oxford Amnesty Lecture series
  • High profile contributors, including Susan Sontag, Peter Singer, and Michael Ignatieff
  • Collects politically and academically renowed figures' contributions on ethical questions in one volume
  • Controversial views of issues such as genocide, the role of the UN, and human rights law
  • Introductions and commentaries to each essay provide contrasting views and arguments